Shawn Conn, aka: ShantyShawn has been an artist ever since he realized crayons not only tasted good, they made colorful marks on paper. He attended college briefly, where he majored in painting & illustration. He's been a successful tattoo artist for 20 years, amassing awards and a 7 month wait for his work. He now tattoos part time in order to pursue his art & illustration more. He sells tattoo flash through Tattoo Johnny, as well as being involved in several new projects. He's drawn to creating Fantasy, Horror and Sci-Fi art, especially zombies. He's also lactose intolerant & has been involved in several hate crimes against milk. He's not proud of it.